PDT was founded in 1995 by ex-Motorola engineers with a fresh approach to product design. Today, PDT is a 280+ multidisciplinary team providing turnkey product development services and contract manufacturing across industries. Seamless collaboration between disciplines helps us deliver - concept through commercialization - with accelerated project timelines.
Grounded in creativity, our work is balanced by an understanding of your business, needs of your customers, and demands of your market. We scout the latest design and technology trends to help our clients accelerate innovation, from the Internet of Things (IoT) to Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, and Medical Devices.
PDT was named to Crain’s 2020 List of Chicago’s Largest R&D Labs. Our work has been recognized by distinguished authorities and 120+ awards, including Bloomberg Businessweek, Fast Company, International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA), Crystal Cabin Award, Medical Design Excellence Awards (MDEA), Red Dot Design Award, CES Innovation Awards, and the GOOD DESIGN Award.